The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security (InfoSec)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 29 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 10 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.00% 12.70% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 14.41% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 0
Median salary £68,750 £77,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 111 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.50% 88.10% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 130 109 57
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 11 (64.71%) CISSP
1 11 (64.71%) CISM
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
2 9 (52.94%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (52.94%) Security Operations
3 7 (41.18%) Threat Detection
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Security Management
5 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) GIAC
6 4 (23.53%) SIEM
7 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
7 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) Office 365
7 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.76%) SANS
8 2 (11.76%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (11.76%) Presales
8 2 (11.76%) MCP

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Security Manager
2 6 (35.29%) IT Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Operational Security Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Operations Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Security Operations Manager
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (23.53%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Information Risk Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Security Operations
1 9 (52.94%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 7 (41.18%) Threat Detection
3 6 (35.29%) Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) SIEM
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Presales
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Security Monitoring
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) CISM
1 11 (64.71%) CISSP
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) GIAC
4 2 (11.76%) CISA
4 2 (11.76%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) SANS
5 1 (5.88%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
1 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.88%) Proventia
1 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.88%) ScanSafe